baseball, pitchers duel in the bronx between james shields and cc sabathia. shields made one mistake all game and it was a big one. airmailed the pickoff throw to third, in came robinson cano. the race hand the yankees a run. that's all they needed, cc sabathia struck out nine for a complete game shutout. yankees beat the rays 1-0. out west, the dodgers' andre ethier celebrated an all-star selection with a pair of homers against the padres. break up the dodgers. they've won four in a row. oh, wait, they're already broke. and finally incredible sight at the tour de france. a french tv car swerves into a couple riders, sacre bleu. the car was trying to avoid a tree. clips the lead rider. take another look. he flips off the road and through a barbed wire fence. amazingly everyone involved stayed in the race. you know, if you ain't rubbing, you ain't racing, but i don't think this is what they meant. that's your early look at sports on "early today," i'm bill seward.